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Board of Trustees

University of Wyoming

John A. MacPherson

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 752
Saratoga, WY  82331
26900 North Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85266

Shipping Address:
900 North First Street
Saratoga, WY 82331
26900 North Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85266

Phone: (307) 326-3201 (May 1-Oct 31)

             (480) 473-1804 (Nov 1-April 30)


Spouse: Cathy

Appointed 2011; reappointed 2017; term expires 2023; Republican

Previously President of the Board (2016-2017), Vice President of the Board (2014-2016), Secretary of the Board (2012-2014). 

Bio: B.S., Regis College, Denver, CO 1964; J.D. (with Honors), UW, 1967.  Admitted to Practice before all Wyoming state courts, Wyoming Supreme Court, Federal District Court of Wyoming and of Colorado, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.  Vice-Chair (1996-1999) and Chairman (1999-2000), Wyoming State Board of Law Examiners; former Member and Trustee Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation; Wyoming State Bar Foundation Board Member (1975-1993), and President (1993-1998); Former United States Magistrate; Former President, Carbon County Bar Association; Former Wyoming State Bar Commissioner.  Listed as one of Wyoming’s leading real estate lawyers by Chambers USA; “A-V” rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell since 1977.  Former member Rotary Club. Member Elks Club, Former Carbon County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Wyoming Charter Member American Board of Trial Advocates.  Wyoming Pattern Civil Jury Instructions Committee (1991-1992). Former Advisor to Wyoming Judicial Nominating Commission. Former Director, First Wyoming Bank. Former Director, The Rawlins National Bank of Rawlins. Former member, Regis College Alumni Board. Former part owner, P Heart Ranch. Former Owner, Riner Ranch. Current Owner, One Pine Ranch. Former Board of Directors, Carbon County Mental Health. Children William and Becky.

John MacPherson

Trustee MacPherson
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